WoRMS taxon details

Anthoptilum grandiflorum (Verrill, 1879)

128504  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:128504)

accepted
Species
marine
Distribution Western Atlantic: from Nova Scotia of the southern tip of South America  
Distribution Western Atlantic: from Nova Scotia of the southern tip of South America [details]

Distribution cosmopolitan  
Distribution cosmopolitan [details]
Cordeiro, R.; van Ofwegen, L.; Williams, G. (2018). World List of Octocorallia. Anthoptilum grandiflorum (Verrill, 1879). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=128504 on 2018-04-24
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2005-07-27 12:57:38Z
checked

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basis of record Williams, G.C.; van der Land, J. (2001). Octocorallia - Pennatulacea. in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels 50: pp. 105-106. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Hecker, B., G. Blechschmidt and P. Gibson. 1980. Epifaunal zonation and community structure in three Mid- and North Atlantic Canyons. Canyon assessment study. Final report, Bureau of Land Management, p. 139., available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.4836 [details]   

additional source Williams, G.C. (1999). Index Pennatulacea: annotated bibliography and indexes of the Sea Pens (Coelenterata: Octocorallia) of the World 1469-1999. Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci. 51(2): 19-103, 1 fig., 14 plates. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Cairns, S.D., and Bayer, F.M., 2009. Octocorallia (Cnidaria) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 321–331 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Cairns, S.D.; Gershwin, L.; Brook, F.J.; Pugh, P.; Dawson, E.W.; Ocaña O.V.; Vervoort, W.; Williams, G.; Watson, J.E.; Opresko, D.M.; Schuchert, P.; Hine, P.M.; Gordon, D.P.; Campbell, H.J.; Wright, A.J.; Sánchez, J.A.; Fautin, D.G. (2009). Phylum Cnidaria: corals, medusae, hydroids, myxozoans. in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 59-101., available online at http://si-pddr.si.edu/handle/10088/8431 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofPennatula argentina Acuña & Zamponi, 1992) Williams, G.C. (1999). Index Pennatulacea: annotated bibliography and indexes of the Sea Pens (Coelenterata: Octocorallia) of the World 1469-1999. Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci. 51(2): 19-103, 1 fig., 14 plates. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofPennatula argentina Acuña & Zamponi, 1992) G.C. Williams and J. van der Land (eds), update 2004-2007, as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofPennatula argentina Acuña & Zamponi, 1992) Perez, C.D.; Silva, B.T. (2003). Taxonomic status of Pennatula argentina Acuna & Zamponi, 1992 (Cnidaria, Octocorallia). Zootaxa. 324: 1-7. [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Distribution Western Atlantic: from Nova Scotia of the southern tip of South America [details]

Distribution cosmopolitan [details]

Habitat shelf to abyssal [details]
 

LanguageName 
English full-flowered sea pen  [details]
French pennatule à grandes fleurs  [details]